(Fessenden) Kish, 91 of Bear Puddin Lane, North Conway, New
Hampshire, died February 11, 2017 in the Memorial Hospital in North
Conway following a brief illness. She was the wife of the late
Andrew H. Kish who died in 2004.
Born in Boston on
March 5, 1925, the daughter of the late Walter D. and Eliza
(Sheppard) Fessenden, she was raised in Ipswich and was a 1944
graduate of Ipswich High School.
Married on May
25, 1947 in Ipswich, where they made her home before moving to
Hamilton where they raised their family and lived for fifty-four
Audrey worked for
several years at the Beverly National Bank in Beverly. In retirement
she opened her own in home rug hooking business where she taught
rug hooking as recently as five years ago. She loved hooking rugs
and knitting for friends and family.
She was a long
time member of the Art Guild and the Christ Church in Hamilton.
She is survived
by her two daughters, Kathie Markos and her husband Peter of North
Conway, NH and Karen Brown and her husband Robert Brown of Cape
Coral, FL; three granddaughters, Kelley Ericson of Portsmouth, NH,
Johanna Markos and her fiancé Jon Bradley of Revere and Krystina
McFarland and her husband Tim McFarland of Hamilton; several great
grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of
the late Phillip and Richard Fessenden, Sr, both of Ipswich.
service will be held Friday, February 24, 2017 at 11 am in the
Christ Church of Hamilton and Wenham, 149 Asbury Street, Hamilton.
Family and friends are respectfully welcomed. Interment in the
Hamilton Cemetery was private. Arrangements are under the direction
of the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home of Ipswich. In lieu of flowers
memorial contributions in her name may be made to the Leukemia and
Lymphoma Society, 9 Erie Drive, Suite 101, Natick, MA 01760.